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Equities researchers at UBS AG boosted their price target on shares of Analog Devices (NYSE:ADI) from $49.00 to $52.00 in a research report issued on Wednesday, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports. The firm currently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. UBS AG’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 0.83% from the stock’s previous close.

Shares of Analog Devices (NYSE:ADI) traded up 0.66% on Wednesday, hitting $51.57. 4,081,149 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Analog Devices has a 52 week low of $41.81 and a 52 week high of $52.38. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $49.32 and a 200-day moving average of $48.60. The company has a market cap of $16.041 billion and a P/E ratio of 23.94.

Analog Devices (NYSE:ADI) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February 18th. The company reported $0.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $628.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $628.87 million. Analysts expect that Analog Devices will post $2.25 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Tuesday, March 11th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.37 per share. This represents a $1.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.87%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 26th. This is a boost from Analog Devices’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.34.

A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on ADI. Analysts at Pacific Crest raised their price target on shares of Analog Devices from $54.00 to $61.00 in a research note on Wednesday. Separately, analysts at RBC Capital raised their price target on shares of Analog Devices from $46.00 to $50.00 in a research note on Wednesday. They now have a “sector perform” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Barclays raised their price target on shares of Analog Devices from $45.00 to $49.00 in a research note on Wednesday. They now have an “equal weight” rating on the stock. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating, five have issued a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $52.15.

Analog Devices, Inc (NYSE:ADI) is engaged in the design, manufacture and marketing of a range of analog, mixed-signal and digital signal processing integrated circuits (ICs).

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